9. A core concern for website operators, such as Petitioner,
computer security.Petitioner's computers are its key business assets. They deliver content to Petitioner's payingcustomers. Without properly functioning computers, Petitioner's business cannot function.l
Petitioner faces an epidemic that threatens the very nature and livelihood
itsbusiness. Petitioner's computer systems are targeted
unauthorized individuals on a daily basis.The efforts
these individuals result
Petitioner's computer systemsand business reputation, and Petitioner is forced
spend considerable resources
Computer crimes have become a serious threat
anyone maintaining private orprotected computer systems.
Cyhercrime Gang Recruiting
forLarge-Scale MiTM A/lacks on American Banks,
THREATPosT, Oct. 4, 2012, attached heretoas Exhibit B (explaining that "[a]s many as 30 banks have been targeted" recently
cyberhackers.); Bryon Acohido,
No Slowdown in Sight for Cyberallacks.
July 30,2012,attached hereto as Exhibit C (Eddie Schwartz, chief security officer
security firm RSA statingthat
easier and safer for a criminal
steal money from an online bank account, rather thanhave
walk into a bank
steal intellectual property in an online setting, rather than have
a human spy.").
Even large corporations and governmental agencies are not immune from hackingattacks.
Hilckers Refeuse l Miffion Apple Device
Sept. 4, 2012, attached hereto as Exhibit
(explaining that a hacker groupobtained
million Apple device IDs that" were "obtained from an FBI computer theyhacked.").